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Publish an open access book
Discover how you can publish an open access book or book chapter with us.
Benefits of publishing an open access book or chapter
Choosing to publish open access means the full text of your book is immediately and permanently available online for anyone to access.
Quality
All book proposals are rigorously peer-reviewed and we actively participate in initiatives such as Transparency and Openness Promotion (TOP) Guidelines and NISO Open Discovery Initiative.

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Types of open access books
We offer open access publishing across all our book formats. Choose the one that best suits your research. 
Monographs
Detailed written studies that focus on a single, specialist aspect of your field. We publish single-authored monographs and edited collections, both as part of an existing series, or as a single title.

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Book processing charges
CCBY 4.0GBPUSDEUR
Monograph£9,000$13,999€11,299
Short-form£6,000$9,399€7,499
Handbook£12,000$18,699€14,999
Chapter processing charges
Length of chapterAmount
Fewer than 5,000 wordsUS$1,200
5,000 - 8,000 wordsUS$1,500
8,000 - 15,000US$2,500
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